Cheryl is the Executive Director and Co-Founder of The Chimaera Project, a nonprofit organization focusing on action and advocacy for female filmmakers. She has produced two award-winning short films; Gloria’s Call and I Am Be. She is currently directing a short documentary film Inside the Beauty Bubble and co-producing a feature-length documentary, Acting Like Women: Performance Art and the Woman’s Building and prepping to shoot a proof of concept for her sci-fi episodic screenplay, Women of Steel: Gracie’s Story. Bookout is the past President of the Southern California Women’s Caucus for Art 2012 – 2016 and has been a guest on numerous filmmaking/art panels throughout the U.S. As an individual artist, Bookout is included in the California Women Artist Project archived at the University of Southern California and Special Collections and University Archives, Rutgers University Libraries, a project organized by Gloria Orenstein, Professor of Women in Literature and Art at USC.
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The Chimaera Project, Co-Founder, Executive Director; President, Southern California Women’s Caucus for Art (SCWCA), President 2012-16; SCWCA, Advisory Board Member; Mil-Tree, Board Member; Joshua Tree Retreat Center, Board Member; FurstWurld, Board Member; Film Independent, Member